MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Neuro Surgery
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Dr. Karam Chand Sharma is a Neurosurgeon in Dwarka Sector 10, Delhi and has an experience of 34 years in this field. Dr. Karam Chand Sharma practices at Ayushman Hospital & Health Services in Dwarka Sector 10, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Himachal Pradesh University in 1980,MS - General Surgery from PGIMER Chandigarh in 1983 and MCh - Neuro Surgery from AIMMS, Delhi in 1986.
Pocket 1, Sector 10, Elephanta Road Landmark: Near GD Goenka School & Oppsoite Plot Number 41 Dwarka, Delhi, Landmark: Near GD Goenka School & Oppsoite Plot Number 41, Delhi
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Q: Who is a neurosurgeon?
A: A neurosurgeon is a doctor with a specialization in diagnosis and treatment of brain, spinal cord and nerve-related diseases.
Q: Can a neurosurgeon operate a brain tumour?
A: Yes, a neurosurgeon can operate and remove brain tumours by a procedure called as craniotomy.
Q: Does a neurosurgeon only perform surgery?
A: Neurosurgeons are trained to perform complex surgeries, but when possible, they try to treat the condition with medicines alone. When medicines fail to give relief, neurosurgeons opt for a surgery to provide relief.
Q: For which diseases can one see a neurosurgeon?
A: One can see a neurosurgeon if you have any symptoms like birth-defects, trauma to brain or spine due to some shock or accident, brain tumours, vascular disorders, infections in the brain or spine, stroke, or degenerative diseases of the spine like multiple sclerosis.
Q: Can a neurologist treat birth defects in nervous system?
A: No, a neurologist cannot treat birth-defects in the nervous system, but a neurosurgeon can operate on such defects present since birth in the brain and spinal cord in infants and children.